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5 Hot Tips For Finding The Best Shells!

Finding seashells is often a matter of being on the beach at the right time. It would be great if we could all plan our trips to Marco Island, Naples, Bonita Springs and Ft. Myers/Sanibel/Captiva when we knew there were going to be strong winds and storms but that’s not usually possible. So here are...
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Golden Banded Cone Shell

A RARE Golden Banded Cone

Everything that the sea casts on the shore tells a story. Tides ebb and flow which of course bring about new treasures to be found each and every morning. It connects us, the smell of the salty air, the sand between our toes and the anticipation of what gifts have been washed up from the...
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Fun facts about Shore Birds of SW Florida

Not only do we offer world class shelling trips on our tours but you can also experience a up close encounter with beautiful shore birds like the Black Skimmer ( Rynchops Niger). It’s strange, uneven bill  has a purpose: the bird flies low, often preferring calm water, with the long lower mandible plowing the water,...
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The Magnificent Roseate Spoonbill

Have you ever wanted to see the spectacular hot pink plumage of the Roseate Spoonbill? On special days here in the Ten Thousand Islands Wildlife Refuge in southwest Florida, we are privileged to witness these rare and beautiful shore birds muddling their way through the flats in search of crustaceans and small invertebrate. Roseate Spoonbills...
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